Markets are trading on a listless note ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s credit policy announcement which is due later in the day today. The Sensex is up 18 points at 18,654 and the 50-share Nifty is up 11 points at 5,678.
Meanwhile, Bharti Airtel is the top Sensex gainer, up 1.4% at Rs 273. ICICI Bank, Infosys, HUL, Dr reddy’s Labs, Mahindra & Mahindra, SBI, Sterlite Industries and HDFC are also trading higher by 0.5-1.3% each.
Among the individual stocks, Bombay Dyeing has soared 8% to Rs 115 after stock turned ex-stock-split today.
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has dipped 4.5% .